Our year-round programming reflects Wharton’s love of culture and the arts and includes live storytelling events, theater, music, and the popular Monday Lecture Series.

Writers in the House: A Conversation with 2017 Edith Wharton Writers-in-Residence

Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm CONVERSATION
A discussion with The Mount’s 2017 Writers-in-Residence: Christene Barberich, Donna M. Lucey, and Vanessa Manko,[...]

Les Enfants de l’Yser of World War I

Apr 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm LECTURE
This is the story of war, refugees, and humanitarian relief, told through the eyes of children[...]

Stone Court Writer-in-Residence Reading with Kristen Hewitt

Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm READING
Please join us for a reading with Stone Court Writer-In-Residence Kristen Hewitt. Kristen will read from[...]

The Natural World of Winnie-the-Pooh: A Lecture with Author Kathryn Aalto

Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm LECTURE
Garden historian Kathryn Aalto will discuss how the magical forests of south east England inspired[...]

Opening Day at The Mount!

May 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm GUIDED TOUR
The Mount opens for the 2017 season! Join us for daily tours of the house and[...]

Close Encounters with Music Presents Linda Hirshman & the Feminine Mystique

May 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm LECTURE
Lawyer, best-selling author, and cultural historian Linda Hirshman has chronicled battles that have changed the[...]

Early Closing Day

May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Ghost Tour

Jun 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm GUIDED TOUR
Wednesday Ghost Walks Creaking floors, slamming doors, and ghostly footsteps…The Mount’s haunted history includes it[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Le Café Français

Jun 22 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am CONVERSATION
Du 22 juin au 31 août, chaque jeudi matin de 8h30, café et croissant, sur[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Backstairs Tour

Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm GUIDED TOUR
Learn about the daily routines of the men and women who ran The Mount through[...]

Wharton on Wednesdays

Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm READING
Come hear for yourself why Edith Wharton’s writings continue to captivate readers and win Wharton[...]

Ghost Tour

Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm GUIDED TOUR
Wednesday Ghost Walks Creaking floors, slamming doors, and ghostly footsteps…The Mount’s haunted history includes it[...]